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USA Powerlifting recognizes specific training facilities nationwide as official Regional Training Centers (RTC). RTCs function as a means of promoting the sport and providing a physical location for our athletes to train. They also serve as locations for Coaching Certification courses, training clinics and seminars; and powerlifting meets. In addition to upholding the standards of the organization, they must meet the following requirements:
The USA Powerlifting currently offers three levels of recognition.
All participating platinum and silver level facilities receive an official certificate of participation and one USA Powerlifting banner for display. Additional advantages of becoming an RTC are increased visibility for the training facilities, USA Powerlifting, coaches, and lifters.
$500 annual fee
The facility meets all the requirements listed above including a senior national or international level coach. Benefits include premium advertisement on the USA Powerlifting main site as well as a listing on the Coaching Committee web page.
$200 annual fee
The facility meets most the requirements listed above (except #3) and features a club level coach. Benefits include a listing on the Coaching Committee web page.
$100 annual fee
The facility where powerlifters are welcome and may feature a USA Powerlifting presence. Benefits include a link to your facility in our database on the Coaching Committee web page and a USA Powerlifting banner.